|Submitted||July 6, 2017|
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To Whom It May Concern:
Pursuant to the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. § 84-712), I hereby request the following records:
-Policies on the use of helicopters by the agency.
-Regulations on the use of helicopters by the agency.
-Usage logs of helicopter use from the last five years.
-Any financial data from the last five years on helicopter upkeep and purchasing.
Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 4 business days, as the statute requires.
We received your request. I have forwarded it on for follow up.
Officer Michael Pecha | Omaha Police Department
Public Information Office 505 South 15th Street
Office: (402) 444-5867 Omaha, Ne 68102
Mobile: (402) 690-5425
The City of Omaha is in receipt of your Public Records request. This is
the response required by the Nebraska Statutes.
Attached please find the following documents:
1. Helicopter Assistance Policy
2. A copy of the Helicopter Operations Manual
3. A spreadsheet of costs for helicopter upkeep and purchasing for the
last 5 years.
4. We don't have usage logs per se, but do keep statistics that summarize
the usage. That information is maintained in the annual report of the
department - you can access at https://police.cityofomaha.org/ and
select crime information. Since the data for 2016 and 2017 are not
available yet, I attach two spreadsheets, one for each year, that contains
*Bernard J. in den BoschDeputy City Attorney City of Omaha - Law
Department1819 Farnam Street, Suite 804Omaha, NE 68183Telephone: (402)
444-5022Facsimile: (402) 444-5125*
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